DISH Surprise Winner in Wireless Spectrum Auction -- 2nd Update

TODAY: Jan. 31, 2015 PUB DATE: Jan. 31, 2015

By Thomas Gryta, Ryan Knutson and Shalini Ramachandran Dish Network Corp. ran away with nearly half of the wireless licenses sold in a record setting government auction, leaving a large slug of the scarce resource in the hands of a ...

U.S. Housing Starts/Building -2-

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Jan 2,188 6.7 1,769 3.3 142.9 1.9 2,136 2.6 1,635 0.9 138.2 -11.0 -2004- Dec 2,050 13.4 1,713 15.4 140.2 1.5 2,081 -0.6 1,620 2.0 155.2 -0.8 Nov 1,807 -12.4 1,484 -10.9 138.1 -23.8 2,093 0.0 1,588 -0.9 156.4 -10.4 ...

U.S. Retail Sales-Historical

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Seasonally adjusted, except Y-T-D, and annual which is not seasonally adjusted. Retail sales in millions of dollars. M-O-M denotes month-over-month. Y-O-Y denotes year-over-year. Source: U.S. Commerce Department. --Retail Sales-- --Retail Sales, Ex-Auto-- M-O-M Y-O-Y M-O-M Y-O-Y Month Level % chg ...

U.S. Industrial Production-Historical

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Changes in percent from prior month, except where noted. R denotes revised. M-O-M denotes month on month. Y-O-Y denotes year over year. Source: U.S. Federal Reserve. Total Index Manufacturing Index M-O-M Y-O-Y M-O-M Y-O-Y % Cap Utilization Month Level % ...

U.S. New Home Sales-Jan 30 -2-

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Aug 1,175 8.0 65 220 551 339 4.3 102 6.3 218.1 272.2 Jul 1,088 -7.8 54 219 490 325 4.5 96 -8.6 212.4 279.2 Jun 1,180 -4.9 74 192 575 339 3.9 105 -8.7 215.7 263.2 May 1,241 4.6 102 ...

U.S. Housing Starts/Building Permits-Historical-Jan 30

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All data seasonally adjusted except actual levels which are not seasonally adjusted. Percent change is from the previous month. R denotes revised. Source: U.S. Department of Commerce. (*) Jan 15-Feb 15 reflect the increase in the universe of permits-issuing places ...

China New-Home Prices Reverse Decline in January Vs. December

TODAY: Jan. 31, 2015 PUB DATE: Jan. 31, 2015

By Esther Fung SHANGHAI--China new-home prices rose in January compared with the month before, reversing eight straight months of decline as home-buying sentiment in the major cities picked up following a loosening of property policies in recent months. Month-on-month, average ...

GFI, CME Terminate Merger Agreement -- 2nd Update

TODAY: Jan. 31, 2015 PUB DATE: Jan. 31, 2015

By Liz Hoffman GFI Group Inc. and CME Group Inc. on Friday agreed to terminate their merger agreement after GFI shareholders rejected the buyout proposal. The move opens the door for rival BGC Partners Inc. to press its own hostile ...

U.S. Wholesale Trade-Historical

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Seasonally adjusted sales and inventories in millions of dollars. R denotes revision. Source: U.S. Commerce Department. -TOTAL SALES- -TOTAL INVENTORIES- -INVTY/ Mo Ago Yr Ago Mo Ago Yr Ago SALES- Level % chg % chg : Level % chg % ...

U.S. Retail Sales-Historical

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Seasonally adjusted, except Y-T-D, and annual which is not seasonally adjusted. Retail sales in millions of dollars. M-O-M denotes month-over-month. Y-O-Y denotes year-over-year. Source: U.S. Commerce Department. --Retail Sales-- --Retail Sales, Ex-Auto-- M-O-M Y-O-Y M-O-M Y-O-Y Month Level % chg ...

U.S. ECONOMIC INDICATORS: Housing Data, Latest 6 Months

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Data seasonally adjusted except actual, which is not seasonaly adjusted. Median and average prices for existing and single family homes in dollars. Housing construction and homes sold in 1,000 units. R = revised. (*) data reflect the increase in the ...

CCB Consumer Confidence Survey-Historical

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The monthly consumer confidence survey covers a representative sample of 5,000 U.S. households. The survey is conducted for The Conference Board by TNS, the world's largest custom reserch company Total Present Expected Month Index Index Index Jan 15 102.9 112.6 ...

U.S. ECONOMIC INDICATORS: Housing Data, Latest 6 Months

TODAY: Jan. 31, 2015 PUB DATE: Jan. 31, 2015

Data seasonally adjusted except actual, which is not seasonaly adjusted. Median and average prices for existing and single family homes in dollars. Housing construction and homes sold in 1,000 units. R = revised. (*) data reflect the increase in the ...

U.S. Business Inventories-Historical

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Seasonally adjusted inventories and sales in millions of dollars. R denotes revision. Source: U.S. Commerce Department. -TOTAL INVENTORIES- -BUSINESS SALES- -INVTY/ Mo Ago Yr Ago Mo Ago Yr Ago SALES- Level % chg % chg : Level % chg % ...

U.S. Retail Sales-Historical -2-

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Jun 05 342,087 2.3 8.6 : 264,338 1.0 7.3 May 05 334,529 -1.0 4.9 : 261,644 -0.6 6.2 Apr 05 337,766 1.5 7.7 : 263,296 1.5 7.9 Mar 05 332,620 -0.1 4.8 : 259,469 0.0 5.7 Feb 05 332,956 0.9 ...

U.S. Retail Sales-Historical -2-

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Jun 05 342,087 2.3 8.6 : 264,338 1.0 7.3 May 05 334,529 -1.0 4.9 : 261,644 -0.6 6.2 Apr 05 337,766 1.5 7.7 : 263,296 1.5 7.9 Mar 05 332,620 -0.1 4.8 : 259,469 0.0 5.7 Feb 05 332,956 0.9 ...

U.S. Existing Home Sales-Jan 30 -2-

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Aug 6.760 -1.2 4.5 190.0 241.0 5.940 -1.0 4.5 188.8 239.9 Jul 6.840 -2.6 4.3 191.0 243.0 6.000 -2.8 4.4 190.2 243.1 Jun 7.020 1.9 4.1 191.0 245.0 6.170 1.8 4.2 191.0 245.5 May 6.890 1.5 4.2 184.0 236.0 6.060 ...

U.S. Durable Goods-Historical

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Seasonally adjusted data in millions of dollars. R denotes revised. (NAIC Historic Time Series). Source: U.S. Commerce Department. -NEW ORDERS- -SHIPMENTS- -UNFILLED ORDERS- Mo Ago Yr A Mo Ago Yr Ag Mo Ago Yr Ago Level % chg % chg: ...

Panasonic Stops Making Televisions in China

TODAY: Jan. 31, 2015 PUB DATE: Jan. 31, 2015

By Takashi Mochizuki Panasonic Corp. has stopped making televisions in China, faced with severe price competition and slowing market growth, a person at the company said Saturday. The decision to shut down its Chinese manufacturing site is part of the ...